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Aetion Secures $36 Million Round

NEW YORK — Aetion, a software platform company delivering  real-world analytics and evidence needed for biopharma and payers to engage in value-based care, announced it has raised $36.4 million in Series B funding. The round was led by New Enterprise Associates (NEA) and included, as a new investor, Amgen Ventures, alongside existing investors Flare Capital Partners, Lakestar, […]

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Knotel Raises $70 Million From Real Estate Investors

NEW YORK — Office workspace provider Knotel has closed a $70 million Series B financing. The round was led by real estate firms Newmark Knight Frank and The Sapir Organization, and include The Wolfson Group, The Moinian Group, and Wainbridge Capital. The funding comes on the heels of rapid-fire growth for Knotel, which in just […]

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Workfusion Secures $50 Million Series E

NEW YORK — WorkFusion, a company developing robotic process automation (RPA) software, has raised $50 million in Series E funding in a round led by Hawk Equity and Declaration Partners, bringing the company’s total investment to $118 million. Previous investors Georgian Partners, iNovia Capital and NGP Capital also participated. The capital will be used to […]

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BetterCloud Closes $60 Million Funding

NEW YORK — BetterCloud, a developer of Software-as-a-Service (Saas) operations management platform, has closed a $60 million Series E financing round led by new investor Bain Capital Ventures. Also participating are existing investors Accel, Greycroft Partners (through Greycroft Growth), Flybridge Capital Partners, Tribeca Venture Partners, and New Amsterdam Growth Capital. This new round brings BetterCloud’s […]

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UBS Commits $2 Million to Rent the Runway Foundation

NEW YORK — Investment bank UBS has made a two-year, $2 million grant to the Rent the Runway Foundation for continued expansion of Project Entrepreneur. The additional funding will help build on the program’s early success and brings the firm’s total commitment to $5 million, with the objective of leveling the playing field for female […]

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Glossier Secures $52 Million Funding

NEW YORK — Beauty company Glossier Inc., has raised a $52 million Series C funding round, bringing its total funding to date at $86 million. This new round was led by existing investors IVP and Index Ventures. Glossier is best known for its proprietary portfolio of top-rated products across the skincare, makeup, body, and fragrance […]